H.R. 3265 (112th): To amend the Motor Carrier Safety Improvement Act of 1999 to provide clarification regarding the applicability of exemptions relating to the transportation of agricultural commodities and farm supplies, and for other purposes.

Introduced:
Oct 26, 2011 (112th Congress, 2011–2013)
Status:
Died (Referred to Committee)
Sponsor
Sam Graves
Representative for Missouri's 6th congressional district
Party
Republican
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Last Updated
Oct 26, 2011
Length
3 pages
Related Bills
S. 1915 (identical)

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Nov 28, 2011

H.R. 4348 (Related)
MAP-21

Signed by the President
Jul 06, 2012

 
Status

This bill was introduced on October 26, 2011, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.

Progress
Introduced Oct 26, 2011
Referred to Committee Oct 26, 2011
 
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Cosponsors
47 cosponsors (40R, 7D) (show)
Committees

House Transportation and Infrastructure

Highways and Transit

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10/26/2011--Introduced.
Amends the Motor Carrier Safety Improvement Act of 1999 to revise exemptions from federal maximum driving and on-duty time motor carrier regulations for drivers transporting agricultural commodities and farm supplies during planting and harvest periods.
Extends the exemptions to drivers transporting agricultural farm supplies: (1) from a wholesale or retail distribution point of the farm supplies to a farm or other location where such supplies are intended to be used within a 100 air-mile radius from the distribution point, or (2) from a wholesale distribution point of the farm supplies to a retail distribution point of the farm supplies within a 100 air-mile radius from the wholesale distribution point.

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